Have you ever heard Trojan.Soraya? Have you tried many methods or tools to get it removed with no success? Don’t have too much computer knowledge to take care of it? Take it easy, in the following page, we will give a short description about this Trojan and provide an original removal guide.

Brief Introduction to This Trojan

Trojan.Soraya is a newly-released Trojan horse infection with strong destructive ability to the computers. Its main targets are those computers with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and 8. In a word, it aims on computers with Window operating systems. Cyber criminals who make this Trojan.Soraya usually take advantage of the Internet to spread it to victims’ computers. That can make the Trojan be widely spread to every corner on this world. For those PC users who lack of security awareness of online activities, when they open some malicious links or unsafe websites, their computers can be attacked by different kinds of computer threats, and this Trojan can be one of them. People who download free software from some unreliable resources on the web can also get this Trojan as hackers can embed this Trojan into those freeware and let people to download.

Moreover, some computer users can even be sent this Trojan, that means hackers can send spam E-mails which contain this Trojan as attachments randomly to innocent computer users. Usually, they will forge the titles of those E-mails to pretend them come from legit place, in this case, computer users can be cheated to open them. When those victims click on the attachment, this Trojan.Soraya will be activated. Trojan infection can easily get detected by most of anti-virus programs nowadays. However, the problem is that Trojan infection is stubborn for the anti-virus software to handle. That reason is that this Trojan has the ability to corrupt the protection tool once it is activated on the infected computer. It will disable the anti-virus program and will not allow the virus library to update. What’s more, the system firewall can be turned off, in this case, the infected computer will be attacked by more computer Trojans and viruses which can make the situation worse and worse.

The whole infected computer will get into trouble. This Trojan will create a great amount of garbage files on the computer hard disk that can waste lots of space. In addition, the computer CPU usage will be occupied a lot by this Trojan. With fully loaded CPU, the infected computer will get overheated with the using time increases. It will take a large time to open programs and the infected computer will react slowly and abnormally. With an overheated condition, the infected computer can suddenly shut down which would damage the computer hardware severely. Not only that, black screen and blue screen of death can happen often as the system files have been corrupted and infected by this Trojan.Soraya.

Some Traits about This Trojan

-Can slow down the performance of the computer, or even blue screen.
-Can create many junk files which occupy a lot of space in hard drive
-Can download other malicious programs into computer, which make further damage.
-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.
-Cay give you many redirects all the time no matter what you are doing.
-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.

NOTE: If you find any of these symptoms on your computer, that proves your PC is under attack and seriously infected. If you are not a computer savvy,Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this Trojan.Soraya for you.

Manual Removal Guide of Trojan (For Computer Literate)

There is a removal guide of Trojan provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.

Step 1: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to this Trojan, the name of the process of it is random.

XP task manager

Step 2: Try to find Folder Options in Control Panel, select the View tab, and then tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.


Step 3: Try to find the files which relate to this Trojan, and delete them all.

Step 4: Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel


Then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs


Then try to find the program which relates to this Trojan, highlight it and choose Remove, the program’s name is random.


Step 5: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\

Similar video guide to modify Windows registry:


Trojan.Soraya is a vicious computer Trojan infection which can attack Window computers all around the world. It utilizes the Internet to spread which can affect computers with network. People must be caution when they go online, or this Trojan would come to victims’ computers without any sign. It is necessary to remove this Trojan from an infected machine as quickly as possible.

Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan.Soraya? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on July 11, 2014 5:43 am

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